Taking a screenshot is creating a copy of your PC’s screen. This tool can be quite helpful on a daily basis, whether it’s with technical help or just sharing your view with others.
Follow this step-by-step guide to taking a screenshot with the Windows operating system.
- Go to the screen that you’d like to take screenshot of.
- Click the Print Screen (Prt Sc) key on your keyboard to copy the screen. If you want to copy only the active window on your screen, click Alt and Print Screen at the same time (Alt+Prt Sc)
- Next, go to where you’d like to paste the image. This may be a Word document, email, etc.
- Right click and choose “Paste” or you can hit Ctrl+V to paste the image.